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ZIP Code 37217

Primary City:Nashville, TN (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Hermitage|Antioch
County: Davidson County
Timezone: Central (7:06pm)
Area code: 615 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.11, -86.66
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 37217

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 37217. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 37217. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 37217, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Nashville, TN

Stats and Demographics for the 37217 ZIP Code

ZIP code 37217 is located in central Tennessee and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 37217 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 37217 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,599
Population Density 2,044 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,498
Median Home Value $132,300
Land Area 14.48 sq mi
Water Area 1.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,967
Median Household Income $40,661

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3371,0067988151,2981,7811,5421,3101,13496994267154136022815212878
Female1,2299977847971,3121,5491,2741,073961976892779630421271240182142
Total2,5662,0031,5821,6122,6103,3302,8162,3832,0951,9451,8341,4501,171781499392310220

Gender

 Male 15,090 51%
 Female 14,509 49%
Gender

Race

 White 16,277 55.0%
 Black Or African American 8,154 27.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 170 0.6%
 Asian 642 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1%
 Other Race 3,249 11.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,071 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner766599481,1371,037610356119
Renter9352,2791,6171,19561723910637
Total1,0112,9382,5652,3321,654849462156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,124 34%
 Single Guardian 2,556 21%
 Singles 3,986 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,301 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,212 69%
 Households with Kids 3,755 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male257288255259205233186190192171151161158157142141167183182186
Female253265239210209194189205200181165148174116129134179169186208
Total510553494469414427375395392352316309332273271275346352368394

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 37217 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 37217 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 37217 real estate data, the median home value of $132,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 37217 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 37217 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 37217 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,587 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,895 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,047 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,025 52%
 Households Vacant 1,531 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,108 72%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 2%
 For Sale Only 167 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 170 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 326 4%
 1 Bedroom 2,408 32%
 2 Bedroom 3,419 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,281 17%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $40,661 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 37217 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 37217 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,555 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,783 30%
 No Earnings 5,358 24%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,555 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,783 30%
 No Earnings 5,358 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,642 94.5%
 Public transportation 145 0.9%
 Taxicab 79 0.5%
 Motorcycle 72 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 168 1.1%
 Worked at Home 388 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,834 19.2%
 High School Graduate 4,809 50.4%
 Associate's degree 328 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,993 20.9%
 Master's degree 433 4.5%
 Professional school degree 38 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 102 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,839 70.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 331 6.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,243 23.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 37217

ZIP Code 37217 is in the Davidson County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 37217.

Glengarry Elementary
200 Finley Dr
Nashville, TN 37217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Glenview Elementary
1020 Patricia Dr
Nashville, TN 37217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Lakeview Elementary Design Center
455 Rural Hill Rd
Nashville, TN 37217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
New Vision Academy
297 Plus Park Bl
Nashville, TN 37217
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Davidson County School District
Boy'S Prep
283 Plus Park Bl
Nashville, TN 37217
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Davidson County School District

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